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dig 020 · klangstabil · senden und empfangen · mp3 album

tracklist:
01 senden & empfangen
02 gehirnströme
03 raum-modulator
04 wir telephonieren

released in collaboration with megahertz. www.megahertz.org

this very first klangstabil release 'senden und empfangen' was originally published by the german label shokoy on 12" vinyl in 1995, limited to 999 copies. the sounds of fm transmissions, manipulated voices, harsh synths and distorted beats resulted in dark, minmalistic industrial soundscapes. even though, surprisingly, the project was not influenced by this genre at all. the vinyl version is long since deleted, so this important klangstabil release is now available again, this time in a digital format.

the project 'transmit and receive' ('senden und empfangen') introduced a new standard to the underground scene and is of interest even to people who have never had anything to do with pure electronic music. because they seek a true, intense sound, klangstabil concentrated mainly on analogue tools for this release. Specifically choosing to work without a computer-controlled sequencer. uncompromisingly individualistic, the artists pressed their impressions onto hallowed black vinyl and eschewed all influences from the commercial world.

tracks:

senden und empfangen
this track is an introduction to klangstabil's world. it shows a clear outline of frequencies that are sent out and received by us permanently.

gehirnströme
what could have influenced the artists to do this particular piece of work? the answer: brainwaves! literally: highs and lows that leave no corner of the brain in the dark, and a constant beat makes this track very danceable.

raum-modulator
irregular beats mixed with acid elements resulting in a more minimalistic style and put together with excellent presentation.

wir telephonieren
based on the daily use of the telephone; in connection with the theme of 'transmit and receive' (senden und empfangen). these ideas are supported and expressed with sounds that make the concept more inspiring for the listener. the chaos of voices and sounds present a powerful contradiction to the constant beat of the drum.

(klangstabil, 1999)

klangstabil discography on ant-zen 01.2k11:
senden und empfangen. mp3 album. ant-zen dig020 / megahertz mhz-dig011. 2011
böhm gott der elektrik. mp3 album. ant-zen dig013 / megahertz mhz-dig001. 2010
vertraut. cd-ep. ant-zen act246 / megahertz mhz-cd07. 2010
math & emotion. cd-special edition. ant-zen act216.1 / megahertz mhz-cd05. 2008
math & emotion. cd. ant-zen act216 / megahertz mhz-cd04. 2008
archive.one. mp3 album. ant-zen dig008. 2008
taking nothing seriously. cd. ant-zen act136. 2004
sprite storage format. lp. ant-zen act90. 1999

klangstabil on the internet:
www.klangstabil.com
www.myspace.com/klangstabil

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